Censored - Lagunitas Brewing Company
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Reviews by BeerRun13:
3.75/5 rDev +0.5%
look: 4 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5
Picked up a 6 pack at my LHBS.
Pours a nice coppery amber color with a nice off white 1 inch head that left a decent amount of lacing.
A nice sharp hop smell mixed with a sweet malty aroma. Maybe a slight fruit presence.
Caramel and malt flavors are balanced out by some sharp hop spice. A slight alcohol presence becomes more evident as the beer warms.
Well carbonated. The hop bitterness lasts just long enough in the mouth. It might be a bit watery.
Censored is an allright beer. It's defineitely worth a try, but not my first pick on the shelves. I tried this before at the KROQ Microbrew Fest at Santa Anita Race Track and seemed to like it a little more.
Serving type: bottle
04-01-2006 00:08:18 | More by BeerRun13
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3.56/5 rDev -4.6%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5
Pours a transparent copper color with a substantial head of sudsy, khaki foam. Aroma is pleasantly light and fruity, consisting of lemon grass, banana, clove, and grassy hops.
The taste features a light caramel malt up front along with a healthy kick of grassy hops that make way for an equally potent kick of peppery/herbal hops. A grain husk musk shores up the back end. The peppery hops are the clear focal point here, as they practically sizzle on the back of the tongue whilst the other flavors recede. It's an interesting sensation, albeit a little heavy-handed. The mouthfeel is a little thin, perhaps passably semi-creamy, propped up by some perky carbonation.
Overall, this is an interesting and flavorful brew. The closest analogue I can muster is Domaine Dupage, although the flavors here are more coarse and strident. It's not something I would seek out to enjoy, but it's worth trying.
Serving type: bottle
07-31-2014 01:43:24 | More by MaximalC
Censored from Lagunitas Brewing Company
84 out of 100 based on 2,117 ratings.